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The Resource If it's not one thing, it's your mother, Julia Sweeney

If it's not one thing, it's your mother, Julia Sweeney

Label
If it's not one thing, it's your mother
Title
If it's not one thing, it's your mother
Statement of responsibility
Julia Sweeney
Title variation
If it is not one thing, it is your mother
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the author's parenting misadventures, from her decision to adopt as a single woman and her transition to a stay-at-home mom after marriage to her efforts to explain the birds and the bees to her precocious eight-year-old
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweeney, Julia
Dewey number
362.734092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adopted children
  • Motherhood
  • Parenting
Label
If it's not one thing, it's your mother, Julia Sweeney
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Week one: unto me a child is given. If it's not one thing, it's your mother -- Just tinking -- Channeling food -- China sweeney -- Strong and beautiful -- Letters from camp -- Week two: independence. Three Chinese nannies -- Arden -- Big strollers are bad -- Three boyfriends and reflections on a high school crush -- The birds and the bees -- A fan letter -- Sphexy -- Week three: death. The decline and fall of practically everybody -- Starter gods -- Pussy -- Baby on board -- The color of skin-- Phone bill -- Week four: dependence. My nemesis -- A proposal at Starbucks -- An education -- Hinky dink is sinking -- Tomorrow they arrive
Control code
BK0011598398
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 246 pages
Isbn
9781451674040
Lccn
2012049503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
If it's not one thing, it's your mother, Julia Sweeney
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Week one: unto me a child is given. If it's not one thing, it's your mother -- Just tinking -- Channeling food -- China sweeney -- Strong and beautiful -- Letters from camp -- Week two: independence. Three Chinese nannies -- Arden -- Big strollers are bad -- Three boyfriends and reflections on a high school crush -- The birds and the bees -- A fan letter -- Sphexy -- Week three: death. The decline and fall of practically everybody -- Starter gods -- Pussy -- Baby on board -- The color of skin-- Phone bill -- Week four: dependence. My nemesis -- A proposal at Starbucks -- An education -- Hinky dink is sinking -- Tomorrow they arrive
Control code
BK0011598398
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 246 pages
Isbn
9781451674040
Lccn
2012049503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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